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THE

AMERICAN

A G RIC ULTURIST;

idesignED

TO IMPROVE THE PLANTER, THE FARMER, THE STOCK-BREEDER,
AND THE HORTICULTURIST,

AGRICULTURE IS THE MOST HEALTHFUL, the Most USEFUL, AND THE
Most Noble EMPLOYMENT OF MAN.—washington,

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205 BRoadway.

1844.

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Under the heads of “Calendar,” “Agricultural Shows,” and “Reports,” many valuable articles will be
found on gardens, crops, method of cultivation, products, and animals, which we have placed under distinct heads.

A. Page - Page.
Advice, Finding Fault.........................308|Birds, Destroying Insects. . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 197,251
Agricultural Societies and Shows—Benefit of..... 156 Births, Premature. . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .328
N. Y. State, Annual Meeting of...... - - - - - - - 8, 40 Blackberry Jelly; . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .16
« Notice of............. .......40,145 | Blight in Pear:Trees.....: ... . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .321
« An. Report and Election of Officers...87 | Bone-Dust and Sulphuric Acid as Fertilizers...... 251
4. List of Premiums for 1844.... 146, 150 | Bone-Dust for Food. . . . . . . . . . . . . - - - - - - - - - - - - . .284
ic Regulations, &c............. 150, 151 | Borer on Fruit-Trees. . . . . . . . . . . . . - - - - - - -
-- Transactions sor 1843...... . . . . . . 190 Boston Traveller; . . . . . . . . - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - --
44 Program. and Additional Premiums.281 || British American Cultivator. . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 125
... Descrip. of Show at Pokeepsie....293 |Buckwheat, Method of Harvesting............ . .292
&c. Premiums awarded ............ ..296 || Budding . . . . . . . - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - .208
&c. Circular for Meeting in Jan. 1845.345 Bugs, (see Insects.) -
... Assembly Report of........... ... 126 || Butter, Quantity made from Milk........ - - - - - - - ..8
Worcester County, Transactions of.............62 “ Scalded Milk for..... . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .8
Essex - << “. . . . . . . . . . . . .94 “ Making in Orange County.......... .47,237
New Castle “ « “. . . . . . . . . . . . . . 94 “ from Sour Milk. . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .51
Hancock Planters’ Club..................... 125 C.
and Mechanics’ Association in Louisiana....... 125 -
Jefferson College Agric’l, Hortic'l and Botan’l.. 197 callige He is to F. from Stumps........... .#
Royal Society of England...................283 << M to Pickle. . . . . . . . . . . . . . . -------
Yorkshire “ “ . . . . . . . - - - - - - - - - - . .316 a Monster. . . . . . . . . . . - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - 350
Highland “ Scotland .......... . . . . . . . .316 || Calendar, Northern.... } go;
Queens County................. . . . . . . . . . . . .327 18, 250, 275, o, 46, 369
Benefit of................................. 156 “ southern....} 27, 60,99, 22, 152, 186,
Agricultural Papers, Walue of......... {{****! California. Travels 217, 249,276, 314, o
-- “ Errors in......... 134, 171,249 §.". rayels in . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .
« Criticisms of..............301 | }.”. Seed, Manner and Profits of Raising. . . . . .317
« -- Great Help in Reading..... 341 came Coverer, Description of. . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 157
- Products of the United States...... . .349 - §§ P - - - - - - - - - - - - - - :::::::
. “ Survey in Ohio..... - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - 349 coal. *::::: - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - ...;
- - > w- at avoia- - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
A. . s on Practical..... - - - - - - - - - - .3. Carbonate of Am. to Destroy Insects and Worms... 197
- , Agriculture of.............. - - - - - - - - - - 25 Carbonic Acid densed by Ch l 124
Almanac, Notice of American Agriculturist...... 193 3. . P c10, o ens o y Charcoal . . . . . . . . . .
Alpacas in England and Peru......... . . . . . . . . . .93 8. ina Planter, Notice of........... . . . . . . . . . .285
... Scotland ....... - - - - - - - - - - - - - - . . . . .252 astor Qil, Production of.............. - - - - - . . . . .62
American Farmers, Policy of...... - - - - - - - - .338, 365 $.". (see Insects.)
“ Institute N. Y. Report............... 158 aloe, shello, oão....'................:
... “ Programme and Premiums offered.277 « Ayrshire, rigin of . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .41
-- “ Seventeenth Annual Show..... .326 and Durham Bull Sheltie....... 230
... “ Premiums of.................. 356 “ Devon, Character, Weights of. ..... 10, 11, 12
« Quarterly Jour. of Agricul. proposed...317 . D o o, o Qualities of......94, 286
Ammonia, Sources of....... - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - 187 -- wham § Short orn— Hardiness of..... .45
Apples, to Preserve in Pits............... - - - - - .347 « « r. Gibbons'. ........... - - - - - . 130
Arithmetic, Elementary............. - - - - - - - - - .285 « ... Introduction into Spain. ::: ......155
Ashland, Description of......... - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - 35 Sale of for England and Michigan. 158
Asparagus, Culture of......... - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - 70 « : Importation into France - - - - - - - - . 187
Australian Agriculture........................317 . . No.:::::::::::
Aviary, Description of..................... 16,336 ... ... Extraordinary Milker........... 284
B. « « Mr. Vail's Lady Barrington desc. .344
Baby, a big one............. - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - .349 - “ Sales of in England............. 347
Barley, great Produce of....................... 372 - “ Bull Meteor................. . .364
Beans, Culture of......... - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - ... 131 “ Hereford, Dairy Qualities of......... . . . . .46
Beef for the English Market........... - - - - - - - . 124 “ Yearlings, Management of...............40
Beer, Spruce to make............. - - - - - - - - - - - - .285 “ Stock of Peter A. Remsen. . . . . . . . . . . . . . .42
Bees, Statistics of......... - - - - - - - - - - ..... 187, 348 “ Gravel in Animals. . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .48
“ Preserved from Moths.............. . . . . .253 “ Smithfield, Show of.....................61
“ Economy of............ - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - 284 “ Breeding Bulls....... - - - - - . . . . . . . . .61
“ Hiveless.......... - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - 315 “ Free Martins Breeders...................76
Birds, Useful to Fruit-Trees........ - - - - - - - - - - - - 72 “ English Method of Fattening. . . . . . . . . . ... 107
“ Migration of............ . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .182 “ A Great Butter Cow.... . . . . . . ..... 125, 190
“ Protected on the Farm.................. .259 “ Taming a Savage Bull......... . . . . . . . . . 145

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